Essex Arms Motel Waikato Menu, Entertainment & Pokies Guide


The Essex Arms Motel is located in a convenient and exclusive location and it offers a wide range of accommodation for tourists in motel too backpacker style lodging. It’s a great place to stop by for some food and drinks and some pokies gaming time if you are close by.

About the Essex Arms Motel Waikato

The hotel is blessed with a wide range of facilities and a great place to stay when you are in Auckland, Waikato, or Hamilton. The hotel is fully refurbished and filled with features and developments suitable for conferencing or entertainment.

Essex Arms Restaurant

The motel has a restaurant which is suitable for a private function and can be used for meetings or private dinners. The restaurant can provide in house meals to about 80 persons with the use of the old spoon café and restaurant and the function room. The menus at the restaurant can also be used for your group meeting or corporate event.

You can head to the onsite café restaurant to eat breakfast, lunch, or dinner on request. If you need to pack lunch for work or a picnic, you can easily enquire the restaurant if you are a guest in the motel.

The main examples that you can order at the restaurant are Camembert Chicken, Lemon Mussel, Fish n Chips, awesome Lamb Shanks, Scotch Fillet, Bourbon Smoked Pork Ribs, Chicken and Bacon Pasta, Beef Nachos, and a Creamy Mushroom Pasta.

The kids’ menu at the restaurant is a mini Hot Dog and Chips, Fish bites and Chips, and Chicken Nuggets and Chips. Some of the Desserts at the restaurant are a Chocolate Brownie, Ice Cream Sundae, Sticky Date Pudding, and Pavlova. The dishes here are all at affordable prices.

Menu Samples

Lunch Specials Sample

Drinks of Mention

You are going to find a wide range of drinks that you can take at the bar from alcoholic drinks to non-alcoholic drinks. You will get a diverse beer brand such as bottle beers like Corona, Heineken, Steinlager, pure Stella Artois, classic Steinlager, export Gold, and export Citrus.

There are also many tap beers like Lion Red, Speights Gold, Waikato, and Speights mid Ale.

RTDs like Jim Beam, Coruba, Smirnoff Red, Smirnoff Black, and Somersby Apple Cider are available. Some of the spirits that you can find at the bar are Jack Daniels, Gordon’s Gin, Jim Beam, Smirnoff Vodka, Canadian Club, Black Label, Bacardi, and Jose Cuervo Tequila of a few.

You will also find a wide range of Liqueurs, White Wine and Red Wines that you can choose from. You can also choose from non-alcoholic beverages, smoothies, hot beverages and tea / coffee.

Burger Night Specials

Essex Arms Business or Function Centre

The motel also has a Function Centre which is a great place for celebrations and get together. You can also use the event center for business functions like training or business type function.

The Centre can also be used for private functions as there are numerous facility and catering that can be included for any type of celebration or occasion coupled with easy access to parking space.

Facilities of Mention

All the units at the motel are equipped with internet connections, tea makers, TV, bar fridge, hair dryers. The motel is also kid-friendly as it features a secure courtyard where kids can play safely and the car park is also fully fenced and lit up at night with security cameras that operate 24/7.

The motel also has a backpacker room available for an affordable price.

There are a full bar and gaming facilities where you can have fun with your friends or coworkers. You can also spend time at the bar during the day or after you tour the local area.

Accommodation Options

There are different rooms in Essex Arms Motel that you can choose from based on your budget and style. The rooms in the hotel are listed below.

  • Backpackers Room

This room can accommodate just a person and it cost $60 per night.

  • Double Room

It can accommodate two people and it cost $80 per night. The room contains a double bed and you will find a studio type accommodation for tourists on the move.

  • Family Unit

This unit is suitable for people traveling in groups of families and it can accommodate 7 people. It cost $100 per night for 2 people and an additional $25 for the extra person.

  • King Room

This room can accommodate a maximum number of 3 people and it will cost $100 for 2 people and $25 for the extra person.

Hampton Downs Motor Sports Park

The Essex Arms is a perfect place to stay if you are planning to visit the Hampton Downs Motor Sport Park for an event. It is located close to the current Meremere drag strip and oval and it is not far from the North Waikato area.

You can easily access the park from the Motel and after you have explored the track and racing events center, you can easily relax and enjoy your evening at the Motel.

NB – All this info above may change so just ask the friendly club staff for help.

Pokies Machine & TAB Gaming @ Essex Arms Motel Waikato

The Essex Arms Motel Waikato has 18 of the most loved poker machine games to have a play on and hopefully a few wins will come your way. This is a extremely popular pokies machine gaming venue to check-out if you are in the Huntly area.

**A must visit club in the Huntly area to have a few cold beers, watch live sports, eat pub food or have a play on their exciting NZ poker machine games**

Essex Arms Motel Waikato Opening Hours

7 days early to late


T: 7-828 7179

Map and address

The Essex Arms Huntly
151 Main St, Huntly 3700, New Zealand

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